English 12 First Peoples Part 1 (ABE Provincial English First Peoples-Pt 1) (ENGL 0985)
It includes a variety of texts and connects orality to literacy. It includes origin stories, traditional strorytelling, speeches, digital narratives, TED Talks and stand-up comedy. It includes documentaries, songs, and poetry. The themes are family, identity, culture, community, oral history, land claims and land use.
Both English First Peoples 12 Part 1 (ABE Provincial English First Peoples - Part 1) and English 12 First Peoples Part 2 (ABE Provincial English First Peoples - Part 2) are required for completion of ABE Provincial English First Peoples.
This course was developed in consultation with local Indigenous communities.
PrerequisitesEnglish 11, English 0981 English 12 Part 1 or VCC ABE Reading & Writing assessment scores: Reading 60, Grammar 45, Writing 0981 or equivalent
* Fees are approximate and subject to change. Students are required to pay any applicable fee increases. Fees listed are for domestic students. For international programs, visit VCC International.
† This information is intended as a guideline only. Program and course details are subject to change with the approval of VCC's Board of Governors.